Eclipse Calculator – Eclipses in Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Eclipse visible in Kolkata – May 3, 1939 Total Lunar Eclipse
The animation shows approximately what the eclipse looks like from the night side of earth.
This is an approximate representation. The eclipse and moon will look slightly different in real life.
The total lunar eclipse is sometimes called a blood moon, as the moon turns red.
Local times for eclipse in Kolkata on Wednesday, May 3, 1939
Click on the Sun/Moon symbol in the “Looks like” column to see what the eclipse looks like during the different phases of the event.
Some of the eclipse is very close to the horizon.Times are local for Kolkata ( - (null)).
Other eclipses visible in Kolkata
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|Eclipse||Type at max||Visibility in|
|Looks like in|
|Path of the eclipse|
|Jan 30 / Jan 31, 1934||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jul 26, 1934||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jan 19 / Jan 20, 1935||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jan 8 / Jan 9, 1936||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Jul 4 / Jul 5, 1936||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Nov 8, 1938||Lunar||Total||Total|
|May 3, 1939||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Mar 24, 1940||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Mar 13, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 5 / Sep 6, 1941||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Sep 21, 1941||Solar||Total||Partial|
|Mar 3, 1942||Lunar||Total||Total|
|Aug 15 / Aug 16, 1943||Lunar||Partial||Partial|
|Jul 20, 1944||Solar||Annular||Partial|
|Aug 4, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
|Dec 29, 1944||Lunar||Penumbral||Penumbral|
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